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Broadgate’s £54.7million flood defence project wins ‘considerate constructor’ award

The Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme (P&SR FRMS) has won a Considerate Constructors Scheme 2024 National Site Award, in recognition of the scheme’s positive delivery. The P&SR […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan warns Rishi Sunak that student visa plans would ‘significantly harm’ Preston

Pic: UCLan Rishi Sunak’s plans to scrap a graduate visa scheme that allows overseas students to live and work in the UK after graduation would result in significant economic harm for Preston. […]

4 weeks ago
Inside tale of the Preston pub saved from demolition to become an oasis of good food and drink

Richard Fisher-Godwin, one of the Moorbrook owners, behind the bar It may be one of Preston’s most iconic boozers – but tomorrow will mark ten years since The Moorbrook opened under its current manager. An extensive, but respectful, renovation in […]

4 weeks ago
Beer and gin festival returns to Penwortham this Bank Holiday weekend

Vernon Carus Beer Festival will host local distilleries. A popular beer and gin festival is returning to Penwortham this May Bank Holiday weekend. The festival, hosted at Vernon Carus Sports Club off Factory Lane, Penwortham is set to […]

4 weeks ago
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Ground floor unveiled for new vet facilities at UCLan

The Greenbank refurb at UCLan A milestone has been reached in the creation of new veterinary facilities at the University of Central Lancashire. Morgan Sindall Construction’s team has completed the ground floor refurbishment of an existing […]

4 weeks ago
Owner of closed Preston cocktail bar hopes nightlife can survive intense pressures

Lonely People, in Preston, closed in 2024 The owner of a cocktail bar that closed at the start of 2024 has expressed her concern that Preston’s nightlife will continue to struggle.  Lonely People, a cocktail bar on […]

4 weeks ago
Preston beautician wins National Hair and Beauty Awards

Reena with her award at the ceremony in Manchester. Pic: Reena A beautician who lives in Preston has won a category at the National Hair and Beauty Awards. Reena Parekh, 44, who owns M:ask Beauty on Lytham Road in Fulwood, won […]

4 weeks ago
Longridge haulage firm stops trucking after almost 60 years

The Carefoot haulage site off Derby Road ahead of the auction. Pic: Mark Ashmore A Longridge-based haulage firm that has operated in the town since 1966 has put its fleet of wagons under the hammer. Carefoot Plc is based just off Derby Road, Longridge, […]

4 weeks ago
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